Interview with Nilda Zapata

Age: 34 Ages of Children: 18, 13, 11 & 4 Location: Pennsylvania Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? It was always in my heart to homeschool, but in 2013 our family moved forward by faith and started homeschooling.

Interview with Alejandra Rodriguez

Ages of Children: 7, 5, 2 Location: California Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? I decided to homeschool my children after my first daughter was born, and I felt God’s strong calling to quit my job and stay at home with her. I knew in my heart that I could not…

Interview with Sarah Bautista

Age of Child: 5 years old Location: Alberta, Canada Why and when did you decide to homeschool your child? I wanted to be 100% involved in my child’s education. To me, education means preparing him not only for this world, but for a higher purpose. To teach him about God’s infinite love and to help…

Interview with Christina Wilson

Age: 39 Ages of Children: 9 and 19 Occupation: Digital Marketing Consultant Location: Tennessee Why and when did you decide to homeschool your child?  My son was getting poor grades in school but performing well on classroom and standardized tests. They told me he did not qualify for extra help because he scored too high…

Interview with Anna Gargarita

Age: 38 Ages of Children: 8 and 1 Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? We decided to homeschool mid year of 2016. We decided to give it a try as we were about to embark on major changes in our family life in terms of physical location, financial status, and preparation…

Interview with Latonya Moore

Ages of Children: 9 and 12 Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? We made the decision to homeschool when our oldest daughter was four years old.  I had just finished my Elementary Education degree and was co-teaching a summer school class for ingoing kindergarteners.  I remember listening to a speaker at…

Interview with Tanisha Armstrong

Age: 44 Ages of Children: 3 homeschoolers (ages 8, 10 and 14) and 2 adults Location: Salisbury, Maryland Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? Public school was not giving them the freedom to do what they love, class sizes were too large, what they were learning wasn’t what we felt was…

Interview with Kevin and Ta’Neisha Kemp

Ages: 34 & 34 Ages/Grades of Children: 8/3rd, 2/Preschool, 18 months Location: Texas Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? Homeschooling was placed on my heart in 2012 while researching the public education system and trying to choose the school where our oldest would attend kindergarten.  I mentioned it to my husband…

Interview with Andre & Nika Meeks

Ages: 36 & 34 Ages of Children : 11 & 7 Occupation: Small Business Owners Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children? We decided to homeschool our children for numerous reasons but the main reasons were that we weren’t satisfied with the private school education they were receiving. Teachers spent more time…

Interview with Esther Gaines

Age: 32Ages/Grades of Children: 6 (1st grade), 4 (pre-k), 23 monthsLocation: North Carolina Why and when did you decide to homeschool your children?  In 2014, being due with our second child and praying ALOT, my husband and I decided to walk by faith – I would quit teaching for the public school system and stay…